Slashdot Items Tagged "life"

Date / Time Story
Monday June 19, 2017 @03:28PM NASA Finds Evidence Of 10 New Earth-sized Planets
Friday June 09, 2017 @01:30PM The Hidden Ways That Architecture Affects How You Feel
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @04:35PM At $75,560, Housing a Prisoner in California Now Costs More Than a Year at Harvard
Friday May 26, 2017 @04:48AM Mark Zuckerberg Calls for Universal Basic Income in His Harvard Commencement Speech
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @02:26PM At Google, an Employee-Run Email List Tracks Harassment and Bias Complaints
Friday May 19, 2017 @05:47PM Chemists May Be Zeroing In On Chemical Reactions That Sparked the First Life
Thursday May 18, 2017 @04:02PM Climate Change is Turning Antarctica Green, Say Researchers
Thursday May 18, 2017 @03:54PM A Quarter of IT Pros Find Their Job Very Stressful
Monday May 08, 2017 @04:38PM US Life Expectancy Can Vary By 20 Years Depending On Where You Live
Monday May 01, 2017 @10:28AM 'There's No Good Way To Kill a Bad Idea'
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @09:46AM Suicide of an Uber Engineer: Widow Blames Job Stress
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @01:35PM In Costly Bay Area, Even Six-Figure Salaries Are Considered 'Low Income'
Monday April 24, 2017 @02:58PM Ontario Launches Universal Basic Income Pilot
Friday April 21, 2017 @02:37PM Ocean Currents Are Sweeping Billions of Tiny Plastic Bits to the Arctic
Tuesday April 18, 2017 @11:59AM Despite Well Known Risks, Survey Finds Most People Use Smartphones While Driving
Thursday April 13, 2017 @03:57PM Nearby Ocean Worlds Could Be Best Bet For Life Beyond Earth, Says NASA
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @07:59PM NASA's Cassini Spacecraft Begins Its Final Mission Before Plunging Into Saturn
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @03:13PM More Than a Hoodie: How We Talk About Developers
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @09:51AM Teenagers Think Google is Cool, Study By Google Finds
Saturday April 01, 2017 @12:12AM Fear of Robots Taking Jobs in the Short Term is Overblown, Says General Electric CEO
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @04:07PM More Than Ever, Employees Want a Say in How Their Companies Are Run
Thursday March 23, 2017 @09:16AM The Gig Economy Celebrates Working Yourself to Death
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @02:15PM 'Extreme and Unusual' Climate Trends Continue After Record 2016
Monday March 20, 2017 @11:15AM Happiness is on the Wane in the US, UN Global Report Finds
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @11:55PM Parenthood Can Help You Live Longer In Older Age, Research Suggests
Monday March 13, 2017 @03:18PM It's About Time Astronauts Got Healthcare For Life
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @09:16PM Study Suggests Potatoes Can Grow On Mars
Monday March 06, 2017 @11:45AM Pollution Responsible For a Quarter of Deaths of Young Children, Says WHO
Thursday March 02, 2017 @03:44PM NASA's Scott Kelly Shares What He Discovered After a Year In Space
Monday February 27, 2017 @03:07PM Scraping By On Six Figures? Tech Workers Feel Poor in Silicon Valley's Wealth Bubble
Monday February 27, 2017 @11:05AM Supersmart Robots Will Outnumber Humans Within 30 Years, Says SoftBank CEO
Thursday February 23, 2017 @09:42PM Life Expectancy Set To Hit 90 In South Korea, Study Predicts
Thursday February 23, 2017 @10:31AM Most Scientists 'Can't Replicate Studies By Their Peers'
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @02:21PM Thrilling Discovery of Seven Earth-Sized Planets Orbiting Nearby Star
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @11:20AM Tinder Wants AI To Set You Up On a Date
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @03:58PM Health Apps Could Be Doing More Harm Than Good, Warn Scientists
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @03:30PM Computer Glasses Claim To Protect Eyesight Are Selling Like Hotcakes, But They Probably Aren't Useful
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @10:24AM China's Millennials Are Hustling For Part-Time Gigs Instead of Traditional Jobs
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @03:38PM Lost Winston Churchill Essay Reveals His Thoughts On Alien Life
Monday February 13, 2017 @04:35PM Ending Emails With Certain Variation Of Thank You Vastly Improves Response Rate, Study Finds
Monday February 13, 2017 @01:50PM Nobody Is Moving, Especially Millennials
Friday February 10, 2017 @09:37AM How Tech Ate the Media and Our Minds
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @01:50PM Slashdot Asks: Your Favorite Podcasts? And Why?
Friday February 03, 2017 @10:50AM 'To Live Your Best Life, Do Mathematics'
Friday February 03, 2017 @10:06AM False News, Absurd Reality Present Challenges For Satirists
Friday January 27, 2017 @04:10PM Apple Patents a Vaporizer
Thursday January 26, 2017 @05:27PM First Human-Pig 'Chimera' Created in Milestone Study
Thursday January 26, 2017 @01:04PM The Doomsday Clock Is Reset: Closest To Midnight Since The 1950s
Monday January 23, 2017 @11:31AM When Their Shifts End, Uber Drivers Set Up Camp in Parking Lots Across the US
Thursday January 19, 2017 @07:49AM Sitting Too Much Ages You By 8 Years
Monday January 16, 2017 @10:28AM Deutsche Bank Switches Off Text Messaging
Friday January 13, 2017 @10:57AM Half the Work People Do Can Be Automated, Says McKinsey
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @04:16PM New Research Suggests the Appendix Has a Purpose After All
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @09:06AM Amazon Now Gives Away 5,000 Bananas a Day
Friday January 06, 2017 @02:01PM Fewer People Are Dying of Cancer Than Ever Before
Monday January 02, 2017 @08:16PM China Smog: Millions Start New Year Shrouded By Health Alerts and Travel Chaos
Thursday December 29, 2016 @03:14PM Google Mobile Search Shows Recipe Suggestions When You Look For Food
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @09:17AM Humans Marrying Robots? Experts Say It's Really Coming
Friday December 23, 2016 @02:49PM Ebola Vaccine Gives 100 Percent Protection, Could Be Readily Available By 2018
Monday December 12, 2016 @11:57AM If You Get Rich, You Won't Quit Working For Long
Friday December 09, 2016 @04:15PM Uber Is Treating Its Drivers As Sweated Labor, Says Report
Thursday December 08, 2016 @04:42PM US Life Expectancy Declines For the First Time Since 1993
Thursday December 08, 2016 @03:36PM First Dinosaur Tail Found Preserved in Amber
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @02:42PM Information Overload No Problem For Most Americans: Survey
Saturday December 03, 2016 @01:46PM Alien Life Could Thrive In the Clouds of Failed Stars
Friday December 02, 2016 @03:37PM Climate Change Will Stir 'Unimaginable' Refugee Crisis, Says Military
Tuesday November 29, 2016 @10:25AM Amazon Worker Jumps Off Company Building After Email Note
Monday November 28, 2016 @07:47PM Great Barrier Reef Has Worst Coral Die-Off Ever, Report Finds
Friday November 18, 2016 @04:27PM Internet of Things Set To Change the Face of Dementia Care
Friday November 18, 2016 @11:32AM Terminally Ill Teen Won Historic Ruling To Preserve Body
Thursday November 17, 2016 @12:42PM Stephen Hawking: We Might Have 1,000 Years Left on Earth
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @04:52PM 2016 Will Be the Hottest Year On Record, UN Says
Friday November 11, 2016 @06:00PM Earth's Plants Are Countering Some of the Effects of Climate Change
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @09:54AM US President Barack Obama Criticizes Facebook of Spreading Fake Stories
Monday November 07, 2016 @03:41PM India's New Delhi Now Most Polluted City on Earth, Air Quality Well Beyond 'Hazardous' Level
Friday November 04, 2016 @10:16AM Paris Climate Change Agreement Enters Into Force
Wednesday November 02, 2016 @04:37PM World's Largest Space Telescope Is Complete, Expected To Launch In 2018
Monday October 31, 2016 @08:29PM People Who Use Facebook Live Longer, Study Finds
Monday October 31, 2016 @12:59PM Where Does Jeff Bezos Foresee Putting Space Colonists? Inside O'Neill Cylinders
Friday October 28, 2016 @04:25PM Let Researchers Try New Paths
Friday October 28, 2016 @10:44AM Seoul Considers Messaging Ban After Work Hours
Friday October 28, 2016 @09:59AM Red Cross Blood Service Admits To Personal Data Breach Affecting Half a Million Donors
Thursday October 27, 2016 @10:04AM World Wildlife Falls By 58% in 40 years
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @03:28PM Noisy Coworkers And Other Sounds Are Top Distraction in Workplace, Study Says
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @06:52AM Global CO2 Concentration Passes Threshold of 400 ppm -- and That's Bad for the Climate
Monday October 24, 2016 @03:45PM Harvard Researchers Print World's First Heart-On-A-Chip
Wednesday October 19, 2016 @11:59AM LinkedIn Promises To Bring Order and Meaning To Your Useless Endorsements
Monday October 17, 2016 @05:21PM Venus May Have Been the First Habitable Planet In Our Solar System, Study Suggests
Friday October 14, 2016 @12:58PM Images Show Further Damage To Great Barrier Reef, But Scientists Assure It's Not Dead
Thursday October 13, 2016 @03:09PM Inventor of C Dennis Ritchie Honored With Second Death
Thursday October 13, 2016 @10:45AM Soylent Halts Sale of Bars; Investigation Into Illnesses Continues
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @05:54PM New Study Suggests There's a Limit To How Long People Can Live
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @04:29PM There's Even More Evidence That Fitness Trackers Don't Work
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @07:39PM 'Great Pacific Garbage Patch' Far Bigger Than Imagined, Aerial Survey Shows
Friday September 30, 2016 @11:23AM Author Says Going Offline For 24 Hours a Week Has Significantly Improved His Health, Sanity and Happiness
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @09:59AM Toxic Air Pollution Particles Found In Human Brains
Thursday September 01, 2016 @04:15PM World's Oldest Fossils Found In Greenland
Monday August 29, 2016 @05:08PM SETI Has Observed a 'Strong' Signal That May Originate From a Sun-like Star
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @09:07AM Too Many New Smartphone Models Released Each Year: Survey
Saturday August 13, 2016 @12:18PM Maybe There's No Life in Space Because We're Too Early
Thursday August 11, 2016 @05:42PM A Bit of Cash Can Keep Someone Off the Streets For 2 Years or More
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @02:41PM Earth's Resources Used Up at Quickest Rate Ever in 2016
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @02:43PM Bar In UK Uses Faraday Cage To Block Mobile Phone Signals
Thursday July 21, 2016 @08:18PM Large Source Of Hydrogen Gas May Lie Near Slow-Spreading Tectonic Plates Under The Ocean
Monday July 18, 2016 @08:05PM Kepler Confirms 100+ New Exoplanets
Monday July 11, 2016 @01:13PM Hamilton Producer Jeffrey Seller: Live Theater Is the Antidote To Digital Overload
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @04:02PM Alien Contact Unlikely For Another 1,500 Years, Says Study
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @05:06PM Asymmetric Molecule, Key To Life, Detected In Space For First Time
Monday June 13, 2016 @04:21PM Programmer Automates His Job For 6 Years, Gets Fired, Realizes He Has Forgotten How To Code
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @06:37AM Singapore To Cut Off Internet Access For Government Workers From 2017
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @10:08PM Researchers Say The Aliens Are Silent Because They Are Extinct
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @01:00PM Finnish Mail System Abandons Tuesday Delivery
Sunday June 05, 2016 @03:00AM Working at Facebook Sounds Like Joining a Cult
Saturday June 04, 2016 @12:00PM World's Largest Shared-Workspace Startup WeWork Is Cutting About 7% of Staff
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @03:00PM We Need To Build Industrial Zones In Space In Order To Save Earth, Says Jeff Bezos
Friday May 27, 2016 @01:57AM Mars Is Coming Out Of An Ice Age
Tuesday May 24, 2016 @04:11PM American Scientists Working On Creating Chimeras: Half-Human, Half-Animal Embryos
Monday May 23, 2016 @02:14PM Sorry, There's Nothing Magical About Breakfast
Saturday May 21, 2016 @12:46PM 'Eat, Sleep, Code, Repeat' Approach Is Such Bullshit
Thursday May 19, 2016 @04:13PM The Average Age For a Child Getting Their First Smartphone Is Now 10.3 Years
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @04:39PM Europa's Ocean Chemistry Could Be Earth-Like
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @04:04PM Snapchat Faces An Outcry Against 'Whitewashing' Filters
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @10:42AM Wikipedia Editor Says Site's Toxic Community Has Him Contemplating Suicide
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @02:25PM Gadget Claims To Fit In Your Ear and Translate Foreign Languages In Real-Time
Friday May 13, 2016 @11:51AM France's After Work Email Ban Is 1 Step Closer To Reality
Thursday May 12, 2016 @05:07PM Breathalyzer That Detects Lung Cancer Early From a Single Breath Wins $100K Entrepreneurship Competition
Monday May 09, 2016 @03:57PM Uganda, Where a Book Can Cost a Month's Salary
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @12:15PM Are We Alone In the Universe? Not Likely, According To Math
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @11:41AM Half Of Teens Think They're Addicted To Their Smartphones
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @01:42PM Biotech Company To Attempt Revitalizing Nervous Systems of Brain-Dead Patients
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @09:32AM Oceans Could Soon Not Have Enough Oxygen To Support Marine Life
Monday May 02, 2016 @11:56AM Scientists Discover Three Potentially Habitable Planets
Friday April 29, 2016 @04:14PM One US Oil Field a Key Culprit In Global Ethane Gas Increase
Friday April 22, 2016 @08:51PM Neil deGrasse Tyson Says It's 'Very Likely' The Universe Is A Simulation
Thursday April 21, 2016 @11:25AM Google's Ray Kurzweil Wants To Live Forever, and He Thinks It Includes Nanobots
Thursday April 21, 2016 @11:13AM Global Warming Has Made the Weather Better For Most In US -- For Now
Monday April 18, 2016 @12:20PM Silicon Valley's Legendary 'Coach' Bill Campbell Has Died
Friday April 15, 2016 @12:29PM AMC Drops 'Texting Friendly' Theaters Idea
Thursday April 14, 2016 @02:17PM Phone-Friendly Movie Theaters For Millennials Could Be Reality Soon
Wednesday April 13, 2016 @02:25PM Replacing Butter With Vegetable Oils Doesn't Decrease Risk of Heart Disease, Says Study
Wednesday April 13, 2016 @11:37AM Sean Parker Announces $250 Million Grant To Fight Cancer
Monday April 11, 2016 @02:04PM Life Expectancy Study: It's Not Just What You Make, It's Where You Live
Friday April 08, 2016 @11:15AM Facebook Users Are Sharing Less and It's a Big Problem
Thursday April 07, 2016 @12:59PM Bill Nye: Climate Change Denial Is 'Running Out of Steam,' Thanks To Millennials
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @01:25PM Twitter To Give All New Parents 20 Weeks of Paid Leave
Monday April 04, 2016 @02:16PM People Often Deride Game Changing Technology as 'a Toy'
Sunday April 03, 2016 @03:05PM Lasers Could Hide Us From Evil Aliens
Sunday March 27, 2016 @10:51AM Fruit Drinks Aren't Much Better For You Than Soda: Study
Saturday March 26, 2016 @09:12AM Heavy Social Media Users Trapped In Endless Cycle of Depression
Saturday March 26, 2016 @07:11AM Why Learning To Code Won't Save Your Job
Friday March 25, 2016 @01:27PM Fish Walks, Climbs Waterfalls Like a Salamander
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @08:29PM Computer Use Could Help Predict Early-Stage Alzheimer's
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @12:33PM We Had All Better Hope These Scientists Are Wrong About the Planet's Future
Monday March 14, 2016 @08:35AM ESA's ExoMars Successfuly Lifts Off From Baikonur
Thursday March 10, 2016 @05:17PM Apple Executive Confirms: Manually Quitting Apps Doesn't Improve Battery Life
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @07:50PM First Bionic Fingertip Implant Delivers Sensational Results
Thursday February 25, 2016 @02:25PM Swedish Scientist Suggests That There Is Only One Earth
Saturday January 09, 2016 @03:00PM Chemical Evolution of Self-Replicating Molecules Observed In a Lab
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @09:47AM Scientists May Have Found the Earliest Evidence of Life On Earth
Tuesday April 28, 2015 @12:45PM Signs of Subsurface 'Alien' Life Found In Antarctica
Sunday April 19, 2015 @03:07PM If Earth Never Had Life, Continents Would Be Smaller
Friday March 06, 2015 @11:17PM The Origin of Life and the Hidden Role of Quantum Criticality
Thursday December 04, 2014 @05:27PM Aliens Are Probably Everywhere, Just Not Anywhere Nearby
Friday November 28, 2014 @06:14PM Swiss Scientists Discover DNA Remains Active After Space Journey and Re-entry
Tuesday November 25, 2014 @12:07PM Complex Life May Be Possible In Only 10% of All Galaxies
Thursday August 07, 2014 @08:16AM Ancient Worms May Have Saved Life On Earth
Sunday May 04, 2014 @08:19PM ISS Studies Show Bacteria From Earth Could Colonize Mars
Saturday November 16, 2013 @08:42PM Getting the Dirt On Ancient Life With Coprolites
Sunday September 22, 2013 @07:24PM NASA Rover Fails to Turn Up Methane On Mars
Tuesday July 09, 2013 @07:52AM Lake Vostok Found Teeming With Life
Wednesday June 26, 2013 @08:03AM 3 Habitable-Zone Super-Earths Found Orbiting Nearby Star
Sunday May 19, 2013 @04:33PM Mice, Newts Retrieved After a Month Orbiting Earth At 345 Miles Up
Monday May 13, 2013 @12:53PM Carnivorous Plant Ejects Junk DNA
Thursday April 18, 2013 @03:23PM Kepler-62 Has 2 Good Candidate Planets In the Search for Life
Tuesday March 12, 2013 @12:59PM Evidence For Comet-Borne Microfossils Supports Panspermia
Friday February 08, 2013 @08:27AM No Transmitting Aliens Detected In Kepler SETI Search
Tuesday January 29, 2013 @09:13AM Microbes Survive, and Maybe Thrive, High In the Atmosphere
Sunday December 30, 2012 @07:29AM Odds Favor Discovery of Earth-Like Exoplanet in 2013
Thursday December 27, 2012 @01:48PM Mars-Like Conditions Sufficient to Sustain Earth-Bound Microbes
Friday December 14, 2012 @08:13AM Did Land-Dwellers Emerge 65 Million Years Earlier Than Was Thought?
Tuesday November 27, 2012 @10:30AM Sub-Ice Antarctic Lake Vida Abounds With Life
Saturday October 20, 2012 @11:42AM Craig Venter Wants To Rebuild Martian Life In Earth Lab
Friday October 19, 2012 @06:31PM No Microbes In First Sample From Lake Vostok
Sunday September 09, 2012 @06:31PM Despite Clay Minerals, Early Mars Might Have Been Dry
Sunday July 08, 2012 @11:17PM Arsenic-Friendly Microbe Now Seems Unlikely
Tuesday May 01, 2012 @09:32AM Organism Closest To Original "Tree of Life" Discovered
Thursday April 26, 2012 @04:07PM Is Extraterrestrial Life More Whimsical Than Plausible?
Thursday March 15, 2012 @09:22AM Berkeley HTML5 Timeline Tool Can Show a Day, Or the Lifetime of the Universe
Sunday February 12, 2012 @12:48AM Boiling Down the Meaning of Life
Friday February 03, 2012 @09:25AM New Exoplanet Is Best Yet Candidate For Supporting Life
Tuesday January 24, 2012 @11:21AM Princeton Team Casts More Doubt On Arsenic DNA Claims
Friday January 13, 2012 @07:28PM Tracking Down the First Oxygen Users
Tuesday December 13, 2011 @09:55AM Life Possible On 'Large Regions' of Mars
Thursday December 02, 2010 @03:34PM NASA Confirms Discovery of Organism With Phosphorus-Free DNA
Thursday September 02, 2010 @03:58PM DNA-Less 'Red Rain' Cells Reproduce At 121 C
Friday August 13, 2010 @10:14PM Having Too Much Information Can Narrow Your Focus
Friday July 23, 2010 @11:07PM Earth As an Extrasolar Planet
Friday April 30, 2010 @12:59AM Life's Building Blocks Found On Asteroid 24 Themis
Saturday April 17, 2010 @07:36AM Research Suggests Brain Has a 2-Task Limit for Multitasking
Wednesday March 17, 2010 @05:00PM Complex Life Found Under 600 Feet of Antarctic Ice